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Definition 1: a ceremony having religious meaning - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for religious ritual in the sense of this definition

(religious ritual is a kind of ...) the proper or conventional behavior on some solemn occasion

"an inaugural ceremony"

(... is a kind of religious ritual ) the act of pouring a liquid offering (especially wine) as a religious ceremony

(... is a kind of religious ritual ) anointing as part of a religious ceremony or healing ritual

(... is a kind of religious ritual ) the act of offering the bread and wine of the Eucharist

(... is a kind of religious ritual ) a religious ceremony in which something is made holy

(... is a kind of religious ritual ) a ceremony held in the synagogue (usually at Pentecost) to admit as adult members of the Jewish community young men and women who have successfully completed a course of study in Judaism

(... is a kind of religious ritual ) a formal religious ceremony conferring a specific grace on those who receive it; the two Protestant ceremonies are baptism and the Lord's Supper; in the Roman Catholic Church and the Eastern Orthodox Church there are seven traditional rites accepted as instituted by Jesus: baptism and confirmation and Holy Eucharist and penance and holy orders and matrimony and extreme unction

(... is a kind of religious ritual ) the act of public worship following prescribed rules

"the Sunday service"

(... is a kind of religious ritual ) an established ceremony prescribed by a religion

"the rite of baptism"

(... is a kind of religious ritual ) a religious meal shared as a sign of love and fellowship

(... is a kind of religious ritual ) (Roman Catholic Church and Protestant Churches) the celebration of the Eucharist

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